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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We could not have been happier. Great ambience, friendly staff, great location and beach. Will return for sure and very family friendly. Cabin was great and easily accommodated 3 adults without a problem.

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James M, General Manager at Poppies Samui, responded to this review

Dear Michele, Thank you for providing your feedback on your recent stay with us at Poppies Restaurant & Seaside Cottages. We appreciate you taking the time to share your happiness regarding your visit. I know that I speak for all 82 Poppies Team Members when I say we look forward to welcoming you back on your next visit to Koh...

Loughborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just returned home after 17 nights at poppies it was just perfect in every way, I'd just like to say a big thank you to the staff who care so much. The food was heaven and the late breakfast much appreciated.The beach boys were excellent nothing was too much trouble and made sure our every need was catered for. The...

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James M, General Manager at Poppies Samui, responded to this review

Dear Julian, Thank you sincerely for your second wonderful review of Poppies Samui. It was a real pleasure to have you both back with us again this year, and I am thankful and happy to learn that we have again exceeded your expectations! We appreciate that you felt the food was "heaven", that you loved the late breakfast and that...

Sydney
Reviewed 22 February 2017

Just spent 9 days at Poppies and it wasn't long enough. The Thai style cottages are a little piece of heaven. From the hustle bustle of the main street you pass through reception into tranquil lush tropical gardens and instant relaxation commences. The location on South Chewang Beach is tops and the staff are exceptional. All the staff from the...

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James M, General Manager at Poppies Samui, responded to this review

Dear Tommo, Thank you for your kind lines, your amazing review AND for your treasured title! I will share your wonderful comments with our 82 staff members who will be happy to learn that they made you feel welcome. We are fortunate to have such a high staff to guest ration, allowing us to do the little "Poppies Touches" that...

San Francisco, California
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I stayed at Poppies in Bali years ago, just loved it! Poppies in Koh Samui is even better, because it's on the beach. It's on the southern part of the great Chaweng Beach, away from the busy noisy northern part of Chaweng. 24 bungalows are hidden in the most beautiful tropical garden, connected with narrow pathways, waterfall, fish pond, pagoda.......

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James M, General Manager at Poppies Samui, responded to this review

Dear Frances, What a kind title "Simply the Best" - Thank you for your lovely lines about your experience at Poppies Restaurant & Seaside Cottages! I love that you stayed at Poppies Bali and that this was one of the reasons you chose Poppies Samui - I won't tell them what you said about us being even better, as they...

Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

The food and service was impeccable and the view was amazing. Everyone was so welcoming, helpful and accomodating. the resort was beautiful. It was also well situated on Koh Samui but you couldn't tell you when you were in the resort itself that there were big markets around it. We loved this accomodation. Thanks for the incredible holiday. From the...

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James M, General Manager at Poppies Samui, responded to this review

Hello Courtney and Family, It was such a pleasure having you with us at Poppies for your vacation! Thank you for your review and for being such lovely guests:) I know I speak for all 82 of us at Poppies when I say that we look forward to seeing you next year, and I promise that we will not change...

Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

One of the best Thai lunches I had in whole of Thailand !! I still remember their fish cakes after long time. Kids friendly restaurant. The hotel looked very nice too. Accessible from Chaweng beach to the restaurant

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James M, General Manager at Poppies Samui, responded to this review

Dear Lazyboho, Thank you so much for your kind review of Poppies Restaurant and Seaside Cottages. I too love our Fish Cakes and I am glad to hear that they are so good that you continue to remember them. We look forward to welcoming you back in the future. In the Spirit of Hospitality, James

Reviewed 5 February 2017

Stayed for four nights in January fabulous stay wonderful service. Highly recommend. James and his staff did everything they could to make our stay feel special. The location is ideal you feel secluded but within easy reach of bars, shops and restaurants.

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James M, General Manager at Poppies Samui, responded to this review

Dear Vivienne, Thank you for your lovely review on Poppies Restaurant and Seaside Cottages! We really do appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with other Trip Advisor readers. I am so glad to hear that you found Poppies to be secluded but also near enough to explore all that Chaweng has to offer! In the Spirit of...

Buckhurst Hill
Reviewed 5 February 2017

All the good things written about this hotel are true. The cottage was great - especially the bathroom - all very high quality fittings. The breakfast was without doubt, the finest - no buffet - full menu service offering anything you could wish for. Staff could not do enough to please. James, the manager, should be cloned and installed in...

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James M, General Manager at Poppies Samui, responded to this review

Roger, Thank you so much for your lovely comments about your stay at Poppies Restaurant and Seaside Cottages. We really do appreciate you taking the time to share your comments with other Trip Advisor readers. I personally appreciate your compliment and it means a great deal to me. I am happy that you felt well looked after as this is...

Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

To say the least I'm a seasoned if not cynical traveler. When traveling during heavy holidays like many I guess, I generally lower my expectations and hope for the best, We were in Samui for Chinese New Year. I can tell you it was super packed. Well - with that in mind here's our review: Ever stay in a hotel...

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James M, General Manager at Poppies Samui, responded to this review

Dear Mark, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments about Poppies Samui. I had written a response to you last week, but somehow it did not get published. We really enjoyed having you and your family with us over the Chinese New Year period, thank you for Picking Poppies! I speak for all 82 of us, when...

Rome
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

We just spent a week in Poppies with our two kids and can't recommend this resort enough! It has everything you look for in a perfect vacation. The ingenious setup, amazing food, lovely staff, intimate environment. Every aspect of this hotel was meticulously planned and the result is exquisite. The staff and management are just wonderful and really go out...

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James M, General Manager at Poppies Samui, responded to this review

Hello N & M, It was a real pleasure having you and your family with us at Poppies! I personally enjoyed getting to know your family and helping you find the right excursions on our lovely Island. I was happy that you enjoyed the Football Golf and the Island tour and that your children have had a memorable holiday. We...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A tiny magical oasis of tropical enchantment, Poppies Samui lies on a pristine white sandy beach in the Gulf of Siam. Located at the south end of renowned Chaweng beach, well away from the hustle and bustle of the main resort area, Poppies has earned its reputation, since opening in 1994, as Koh Samui's most exclusive boutique hideaway. In addition to offering the same idyllic style and charm as its famous namesake and sister hotel Poppies Bali, Poppies Samui offers its guests exceptionally high standards of friendly service and attention to detail in a perfect location. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Poppies Samui

Address: PO Box 1, Chaweng, Bophut, Ko Samui 84320, Thailand
Region: Thailand > Surat Thani Province > Ko Samui > Bophut > Chaweng
Price Range: $257 - $466 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Poppies Samui 4*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Poppies Samui Hotel Koh Samui
Poppies Samui Koh
Poppies Samui Ko Samui/Chaweng
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Chaweng
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Chaweng
#1 Spa Hotel in Chaweng
#3 Romantic Hotel in Chaweng
#4 Family Hotel in Chaweng
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